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Senior Hours: Which Stores Offer Senior Shopping Hours?

Supermarket Stores Senior Hours

Many supermarkets, pharmacies, and stores are now offering senior hours during the coronavirus epidemic. This should allow our seniors to shop in a safer environment.

However, the White House coronavirus task force is now suggesting that we should avoid going to the store as much as possible.


This is the moment to not be going to the grocery store, not be going to the pharmacy, but doing everything you can to keep your family and your friends safe. And that means everybody doing the six-feet distancing, washing your hands. – Dr. Birx


If you do decide you must go to the store, please avoid high traffic times. Do not stop if you see that the parking lot is full. When you walk into the store, avoid aisles with other people there already. Your shopping trip may take longer, but it’s worth it for your health’s sake.

Check out our Coronavirus Guide for Senior Citizens (COVID-19) for more tips on how to stay safe.

Supermarket Senior Hours

Here’s an alphabetical national list of grocery stores and markets offering senior shopping hours during the coronavirus outbreak.

StoresDaysTimes
99 Cents Only StoresTues, Thurs7am – 8am
AcmeMon – Fri7am – 9am
AlbertsonsTues, Thurs7am – 9am
AldiTues, Thurs8:30 am
Amigos UnitedMon, Thurs7am – 9am
Andronico’s Community MarketsTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Balducci’sAllFirst Hour, Open Times Vary
Baker’sMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Bashas’s & AJ’sWed5am – 6am
Big LotsAll9am – 10am
Big YAll7am – 8am
BI-LOMon – Fri8am – 9am
BJ’s Wholesale ClubsAll8am – 9am
Boyer’s MarketsAll7am – 9am
City MarketMon, Wed, Fri7am – 8am
Coles SupermarketsMon – Fri7am – 8am
Community MarketsAllOpen – 8am, Open Times Vary
CoppsAll6am to 8am

Costco Senior Hours

Tues, Thurs8am – 9am
Country GrocerAll7am – 8am
Cub FoodsAll6am – 7am
DeCicco & SonsAll8am – 8:30am
DillonsMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Dollar GeneralAll8am – 9am
Elgin Fresh MarketsWed, Thurs, Fr8am – 9am
Fairway MarketMon – Sat8am – 9am
Fareway Meat & GroceryMon – Sat8am – 9am
Food 4 LessAll6am – 7am
FoodMaxxAll6am – 9am
Foods CoMon – Thurs6am – 7am
Food TownAll7am – 8am
Fred MeyerMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Fresco y MasMon – Fri8am – 9am
Fresh MarketMon – Fri8am – 9am
Fry’s Food StoresMon – Thurs6am – 7am
Gelson’sAll7am – 8am
GerbesMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Giant FoodsAll6am – 7am

Harris Teeter Senior Hours

Mon, Thurs6am – 8am
Harvey’s SupermarketMon – Fri8am – 9am
Hy-VeeAll7am – 8am
InglesTues, Wed7am – 8am
Jay-C Food StoresMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Jewel-OscoTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Kings Food MarketsAllFirst Hour, Open Times Vary
King SoopersMon, Wed, Fri7am – 8am

Kroger Senior Hours

Ashland, KYTues, Wed, Thurs7am – 8am
Cincinnati, OHMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Columbus, OHMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Dallas, TXTues, Thurs6am – 7:30am
GeorgiaMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Indianapolis, INMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Lexington, KYMon – Thurs7am – 8am
MichiganMon, Wed, Fri7am – 8am
Middle TNMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Southeastern OHTus, Wed, Thurs7am – 8am
Southern ALMon – Thurs7am – 8am
South CarolinaMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Tri-Cities TNTues, Wed, Thurs7am – 8am
VirginiaTues, Wed, Thurs7am – 8am
West VirginiaTues, Wed, Thurs7am – 8am

LoblawsAll7am – 8am
Lucky’sTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Mariano’sAll6am – 8am
Market 32All6am – 7am
Market BasketTues, Wed, Thurs5:30am – 7am
MeijerTues, Thurs7am – 8am
Metro MarketAll6am – 8am
Mother’s MarketsWed6am – 7am
Northgate Gonzales MarketAll7am to 8am
Ollie’s Bargain OutletMon – Sat
Sun
9am – 10am
10am – 11am
Owen’s MarketMon – Thurs7am – 8am
PavilionsTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Pay-Less Super MarketsMon – Thurs7am – 8am
PCC Community MarketsAll7am – 8a
Pick ‘N SaveAll6am – 8am
Price Chopper SupermarketsAll6am – 7am
PublixTues, Wed7am – 8am
QFCMon – Thurs7am – 8am
Quality FoodsAll7am – 8am
RalphsAll6am – 7:30am
RandallsTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Rite AidAll9am – 10am
Roses Discount StoresAllFirst Hour, Open Times Vary
SafewayTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Sam’s ClubTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Save-On-FoodsAll7am – 8am
SchnucksAll6am – 7am
Sedano’sAll7am – 8am
Shaw’sTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Shoppers Drug MartAllFirst Hour, Open Times Vary

ShopRite Senior Hours

Varies by StoreVaries by Store
Smart & FinalAll7:30am – 8am
Smith’s Food and DrugMon, Wed, Fri7am – 8am
SobeysAllFirst Hour, Open Times Vary
Star MarketTues, Thurs7am – 9am
State Bros. MarketsAll7:45am
Stop and ShopAll6am – 7:30am
Sunset FoodsAll7am – 8am
Super A FoodsAll7am – 8am

Target Senior Hours

Tues, WedFirst Hour, Open Times Vary
Tom ThumbTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Trader Joe’sAllFirst Hour, Open Times Vary
United SupermarketsTues, Thurs7am – 9am
Vallarta SupermarketsAll7am – 8am
VonsTues, Thurs7am – 9am
WalgreensTues8am – 9am

Walmart Senior Hours

TuesHour Before Open
Whole FoodsAllHour Before Open
WinCoTues, Thurs6am – 7:30am
Winn-DixieMon – Fri8am – 9am

Please let us know if you notice any changes to senior shopping hours or if we missed your favorite grocery store. Be safe out there folks!

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